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Grants and Scholarships (for Study Abroad)

Here is a collection of links and databases that provide information on grants and scholarships (for study abroad).

If you wish to study abroad, please make sure that you start planning for your stay abroad early on in your studies. Also, if you want courses passed abroad approved towards your EcoS graduation, contact the Directorate of Studies (SPL) before registering for courses at your host university.

List of exchange agreements according to countries (The application deadlines comply with specific countries/regions, but can be up to 1 year before the start of your exchange. The deadline for universities in Asia is usually in late October/early November.)

Short-term grant abroad (KWA) (Application deadlines: February 1, May 15, October 15)

ERASMUS Internship (Applications may be submitted at any time)

Research Services and International Relations @University of Vienna

Austrian Database for scholarships and research grants

Korea Foundation

Academy of Korean Studies

Japan Foundation

Monbukagakusho Grant (For stays of up to two years in Japan)

China Scholarship Council

Leistungsstipendium (Performance Scholarship) nach StudFG (Application is via univis, usually in late September)

EPRIE Exchange Program for Regional Integration in East Asia and Europe

Sinologie der Universität Wien: ECLC Programm (Please note that this programme requires students to have an advanced level of Chinese (completion of 1b) and is usually for students of the BA Chinese Studies at the University of Vienna)


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